2017 New Mexico Archaeological Fair. Courtesy/New Mexico Historic Preservation Division
SANTA FE ― The New Mexico Archaeology Fair is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Jemez Historic Site in Jemez Springs.
Admission to the event is free. Presented by the New Mexico Historic Preservation Division, the 18th annual New Mexico Archaeology Fair is a chance for children and adults to participate in hands-on demonstrations and activities associated with cultures that trace their origins back thousands of years.
Activities include yucca fiber bracelet making, painting with bee weed, corn grinding, atlatl throwing, and much more. Visitors will also have the opportunity to tour an ongoing archaeological dig inside Jemez Historic Site’s Giusewa Pueblo.
There is no fee for admission or any of the family friendly activities related to this event. Call 575.829.3530 for more information.